FoCS Corporate Connection - Microsoft/ Jeff Schwartz "From UTCS Student to Microsoft Test Manager"

Contact Name: 
Jenna Whitney
PAI 3.14
Feb 12, 2013 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Talk Abstract:

The Common Language Runtime (CLR) is the heart of the .NET Framework and the engine of C# which ships to over 1.7 billion machines.  Come hear Jeff’s story on his path from a UT Austin CS BS graduate to CLR Test Manager.  Along the way he will provide back stories about the technology involved in shipping Silverlight, Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8.

Speaker Bio:

Jeff Schwartz graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2002 with his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.  Immediately after graduation he joined Microsoft and the Common Language Runtime Team as a Software Design Engineer in Test.  Since joining Microsoft he has helped deliver high quality releases of the .NET Framework – V1.1, V2.0, V4.0, Silverlight, Windows Phone 8, and Windows 8.